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- Kant, Immanuel 1724-1804. German philosopher whose synthesis of rationalism and empiricism, in which he argued that reason is the means by which the phenomena of experience are translated into understanding, marks the beginning of idealism. His classic works include Critique of Pure Reason (1781) and Critique of Practical Reason (1788), in which he put forward a system of ethics based on the categorical imperative.
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- proper n. A city in Kyrgyzstan
- proper n. A small lunar impact crater that is located to the northwest of the prominent Cyrillus crater
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- proper n. Immanuel Kant, a German philosopher (1724-1804).
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- An obsolete form of cant.
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- n. influential German idealist philosopher (1724-1804)
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